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Re: [xml-dev] variables in XSD?

On 23/03/2011 16:48, trubliphone wrote:
> Hello.  Is there any way to use variables w/in XSD?
> I would like to bind the maxOccurs attribute of an element to a value
> defined elsewhere in the XSD file.  It could either be defined as its
> own variable or as a computed value.  I've been working in XSL for so
> long, I just sort of assumed I could do this:

You just knew that DTD were more fun than XSD so can come to your 
rescue, even if using XSD:

<!DOCTYPE xs:schema [
<!ENTITY n "23">
  <xs:schema xmlns:xs="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema";>
     <xs:element name="root">
           <xs:element name="foo" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="&n;"/>


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